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Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

AAA - 2 Diamond

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The Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU offers an unbeatable San Diego location, close to San Diego State University & Qualcomm Stadium. The hotel features affordable rates and comfortable accommodations. Its also ranked highly on TripAdvisor and is one of the only hotels in San Diego with no hidden fees. We offer a complimentary continental breakfast, Wi-Fi, parking and movies.

Guests of the Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU will find that each spacious accommodation and suite features thoughtful touches to make every stay more comfortable, including a DVD player, complimentary high-speed Internet access, cable satellite television with HBO, ample desk space, coffee/tea maker and an iron and ironing board. For long-term guests, kitchen units with full-sized appliances are available, with special discounts for extended stays.

The hotel is perfect for families looking for value while visiting students at San Diego State University, construction crews wanting weekly and monthly stays, patients visiting nearby Alvarado Hospital or Sharp Grossmont Hospital, and those visiting nearby synagogues and churches.

With so much to explore in San Diego, just hop on the trolley! There are 2 stops less than 1.5 miles away at San Diego State University. Let the trolley whisk you away to Old Town, Little Italy, the Gaslamp Quarter, Qualcomm Stadium, Petco Park, the Convention Center and Tijuana, Mexico. Other attractions around this San Diego hotel include Viejas Arena (formerly Cox Arena), SeaWorld, and the world-famous San Diego Zoo.

Complete your stay by waking up to a complimentary continental breakfast with many kosher items and featuring a variety of morning-time favorites, like make your own waffles, relaxing at the outdoor heated pool with BBQ grill, surfing the web on the lobby computer and using our on-site laundry facility.

Make your next San Diego stay the best yet - book online today and save with the Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU. Enjoy your stay.

Our older, 2 story property with stairs, has a friendly staff, clean rooms and in a quiet area. A Credit Card is required for check-in. No cash accepted. Parking is free, so at times can be limited. Check with us first if you have a large vehicle.

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Location

6474 El Cajon Boulevard
San Diego
California
92115-2645
United States
AAA - 2 Diamond

Summary

Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
15:00:00 | 11:00:00

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Address
6474 El Cajon Boulevard
San Diego
California
92115-2645
United States


What's nearby?

Recreation

  • 1 mile(s) from La Mesa

  • 3 mile(s) from Lemon Grove

  • 5 mile(s) from El Cajon

  • 17 mile(s) from Chula Vista

  • 19 mile(s) from La Jolla

  • 20 mile(s) from Coronado

  • 22 mile(s) from Del Mar

  • 35 mile(s) from Escondido

  • 38 mile(s) from Carlsbad

  • 1 mile(s) from San Diego State University, and Cox Arena




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Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 950 traveller reviews
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Excellent stay

20/08/2017 Holly H, Houston, Texas

The staff alone would earn Best Western Lamplighter an excellent review. They have always been warm, helpful, curtious, and professional. The grounds are clean and landscaped, I love the pool, it is... more

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Comfortable and Quiet!

17/08/2017 Michael A, Beaumont, California

Even though this is not your luxury hotel nor is it in a great part of the city, we were very happy with our stay! Very helpful staff and hardworking housekeepers! We were able to discover a lot of ne... more

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Friendly and clean motel

16/08/2017 Mark W, St. Albans, United Kingdom

Just stayed here as a family of four. In hindsight I probably would have booked somewhere a bit more central in SD but that's my fault for not looking at the distances properly. The hotel is actually ... more

Owner Response
BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Desk at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to tell us and others at Trip Advisor about your stay with us. We appreciate your comments about our location. We are a short 20-25 minute drive to many of San Diego’s Top Attractions, such as Sea World, the San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park and Mission Beach. Our location is also very convenient for those visiting San Diego State University for an Orientation, Graduation or possibly a concert or sports event. As you mentioned we are also close to numerous delicious restaurants. Cleanliness is also something our Housekeeping Staff work hard to maintain. We want all our guests to feel comfortable in their rooms and while enjoying our facilities, such as our Laundry room and Beautiful Pool. We appreciate your comments about our friendly staff. From front desk to Housekeeping and Maintenance we all work to be sure our guests have the best possible stay. We are glad that you enjoyed our Free Breakfast in the morning , we also provide free WIFI & Free Parking to all our guests. These are things that many other hotels will charge for. Again, thank you for taking the time to review us! We hope to serve you again in the near future. *Book Direct with Us for the Best – Value, Selection & Service! * Yours In Hospitality, Christopher| Front Desk Agent
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Comfortable, Convenient to SDSU

15/08/2017 Albert C, San Mateo, United States

Went with my son to attend SDSU orientation, and to help my son get settled into his new living arrangements. Having this hotel as a base was relaxing and very convenient. Staff of the hotel was fri... more

Owner Response
BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Desk at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, The entire staff at the Best Western Lamplighter Inn are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Since we are a 5 minute drive and an 10-15 minute walk to San Diego State University we are an excellent location for those parents who like you attended an orientation, or perhaps a graduation or sports game at the University. Our hotel provides many benefits at no additional charge such as Free Parking, Free WIFI and Free Breakfast. Thank you also for your kind words about our Front Desk Staff. The entire Staff from Front Desk to Housekeeping and Maintenance all work hard to be sure our guests have the best possible stay. Our hotel also has laundry facilities and a beautiful pool surrounded by flowers and numerous chairs for guests to relax on. We are also happy to hear you enjoyed being near restaurants. Our location is a short walk to sports bars with burgers and wings as well as Mexican, Italian, Sushi & Mediterranean Food. Many of our rooms also come with a microwave and refrigerator so you can enjoy any leftovers later in your room. Thank you again for your review and we hope you stay with us again in the future. Book Direct With Us for the Best – Service, Selection & Value! Yours In Hospitality, Christopher| Front Desk Agent
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Good stay

15/08/2017 johnkE9898QX, Salt Lake, United States

The hotel was in an area that was average, I was extremely satisfied with the rate and comfort of the room. If in San Diego I would probably look at staying here. Just depends on my business in San ... more

Owner Response
BW-Lamplighter-Inn, front desk at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, The Best Western Lamplighter Inn wants to thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. We are all happy that you were extremely satisfied with the rates and comfort of our hotel rooms. We strive to provide excellent front desk service, housekeeping and maintenance of our rooms to be sure all our guests leave happy. We include services many other hotels charge additional fees for, which adds to the value of our rates. We provide Free Parking, Free WIFI & Free Continental Breakfast. All of our rooms have top quality mattresses and pillows so our guests have a good night’s sleep. We are located in the College area and we are a short walk and even shorter drive to San Diego State University. We are close to grocery stores, drug stores, banks and numerous restaurants.We are delighted that you will consider staying with us again in the future and we hope to see you again soon. *Book Direct with Us – For the Best Service, Selection & Value! * Yours In Hospitality, Christopher| Front Desk Agent